Public Affairs Senior Account Director

Public Affairs Senior Account Director

Ref: 987Monday 1 August 2022

£50-60,000 + Bonus + Benefits

Are you a politically engaged Account Director seeking a new challenge with a strategic political consultancy? 
The Client: Leading Strategic Political Consultancy
This top tier strategic consultancy offers a fantastic platform with a dynamic and ambitious leadership team, which blends public affairs, comms, due diligence and insights while campaigning for causes and driving policy change for corporates, brands, member associations and charities.  They are policy generalists but this role will focus on health and social care clients and issues.  The firm really invest in their staff, giving early client ownership and all the training needed to really shine, as well as the pastoral care and well-being focused benefits which values you as much as their top tier clients.
The Role: Public Affairs Senior Account Director – Health & Social Care
This Senior Account Director role will work in well-structured account teams; reporting into SLT and Directors and managing juniors to ensure client deliverables are on target.  It will be client facing and be the key point of contact for accounts across a range of health and social care issues.  Projects will be predominantly UK focused with the integration of media, insights and political due diligence and wider comms plans into political lobbying and engagement strategies. 

Tasks, skills and attributes for the role:
  • A passion for politics and current affairs and experience covering health and social care issues.
  • Experience in a consultancy or servicing multiple clients.
  • Experience of delivering national public affairs and policy strategies.
  • Supporting strategic political guidance to clients
  • Integrating media plans and comms into political strategies
  • Preparing clients for select committee hearings and other government interaction
  • Managing teams of junior staff and supporting their development
  • Supporting new business
 
Salary & Benefits:
  • Salary to c.£50-60k (Depending on experience)
  • 28 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Pension
  • New business commissions
  • Discretionary bonus
  • Well being schemes
 
If you want to learn more.  Apply now for immediate consideration.
 
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